Student Extracurricular Activities » Athletics


Middle School

Quest to Learn sports teams are supported by the Manhattan Youth After school programs. We are proud to offer an array of team and individual sports in which students can participate. Each week our teams practice and compete in games and competitions against other Middle Schools, often making it into district playoffs. Our teams are open to all students who wish to participate.
To participate students must register at
The full schedule is posted here
The Middle School program includes:

Fall Sports

Winter Sports

Spring Sports

Boys Flag Football. Junior Varsity and Varsity
Boys and Girls Cross Country. (NY Road Runners Developmental Track and Field Series.)
Girls Volleyball. Junior Varsity and Varsity
Boys and Girls Soccer.
Boys and Girls Wrestling (Beat The Streets)
Boys and Girls Basketball
Boys and Girls Table Tennis
Boys Baseball (MSBL)
Girls Volleyball. Junior Varsity and Varsity.
Boys and Girls Track and Field (New York Road Runners)

Student Athlete of the Year

Each school year we honor two eighth grade students at graduation who have exemplified what it means to be a Quest to Learn student athlete throughout their time at Quest to Learn Middle School. Each year students are awarded a plaque at graduation as well as their name engraved on our schools longevity plaque.
2011–2012: Jade Bove, Imani Thomas, Clyde Huibregtse
2012–2013: Cristy Galarza, Brandon Albert
2013–2014: Michelle Huang,  Sean Brownlie
2014–2015: Kimona Vienieri, Jorge Alvarez
2015-2016: Owen Jacobson, Jada Byrd

Upper School

Quest takes part in the campus wide PSAL teams. The Bayard Rustin Educational Complex has an extensive list of sports teams each season for boys and girls. A full calendar list of teams and games can be found at
We offer morning sports clubs for students to continue developing skills outside of the sports teams. For questions please reach out to Alyssa our Athletic Director at [email protected]
Upper School